National Days of Service

January 15th, 2024

In 2024  2024 the theme is ‘Shifting the Cultural Climate through the Study and Practice of Kingian Nonviolence’. Through this Day of Service and all year we work towards serving at our children’s schools, local shelters or lending a hand to neighbors, , ultimately leading to the creation of the Beloved Community, where injustice ceases and love prevails.  See more by visiting The King and finding local volunteer opportunities to serve on our portal here.

Americorps week

March 11th – 17th, 2024

Join with us as we offer our thanks to members and volunteers for uniting in service to make an impact on their community, foster a sense of constructive action, civic participation, and belonging. 

AmeriCorps Week is a time to salute AmeriCorps members, AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers, and alumni for their service, thank AmeriCorps community partners, and highlight AmeriCorps’ impact on communities and on the lives of those who serve.

March 31 and April 10, 2024

An official holiday in Ten states and dozens of cities and counties throughout the nation, this day honors the life, work, and values of activist Cesar E. Chavez and Dolores Huerta. 

Learn more about Cesar Chavez at the Cesar Chavez Foundation.

Learn more about Dolores Huerta at Dolores Huerta Foundation.

national volunteer week

April 21st – 27th, 2024

National Volunteer Week is an opportunity to recognize the impact of volunteer service and the power of volunteers to tackle society’s greatest challenges, to build stronger communities and be a force that transforms the world. It takes place every April during Global Volunteer Month.

Each year, we shine a light on the people and causes that inspire us to serve, recognizing and thanking volunteers who lend their time, talent and voice to make a difference in their communities.

earth day

April 22nd, 2024

Earth Day is honored around the world on April 22, although larger events such as festivals and rallies are often organized for the weekends before or after April 22. Many communities also observe Earth Week or Earth Month, organizing a series of environmental activities throughout the month of April.

Visit EarthDay.Org for more information on how you can make a difference. 

9/11 NATIONAL DAY OF service and remembrance

September 11th, 2024

September 11th has been officially designated as the National Day of Service and Remembrance under the 2009 Serve America Act.

Do a Good Deed for 9/11 Day!

Family volunteer day

November 18th, 2023

Family Volunteer Day, a global day of service that celebrates the power of families who work together to support their communities and neighborhoods.

Choose from in-person or virtual opportunities. There are so many ways to give back! Take time out with your family this season to help others, and make a positive mark on the world.